(December 1978)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Barcode:
?
Editing:
John L. Goldwater (editor); Richard Goldwater (managing editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["The Hobby Show"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Dan DeCarlo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; unidentified hobby enthusiasts
Synopsis:
Betty brings an unusual entry to the hobby show.

Summer Stock (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
? (pgs 1-2); Rudy Lapick (pgs 3-6)
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Hans Fritzler
Synopsis:
Veronica has visions of stardom when she's offered a job at the local summer theater - - until she finds out the job is as a "gofer".

Speed Reading (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Hap Holliday
Synopsis:
Hap speeds through Jinx's bedtime story.

["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"] (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Montana
Pencils:
Bob Montana
Inks:
Bob Montana
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Betty buys an antique car jack at auction. Jughead practices for a future career.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Judging from the fashions and the four-panel continuity, this is probably a reprint of two sixties era Archie syndicated newspaper strips.

["My Friend Just Dropped"] (Table of Contents)

Dear Betty And Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Triple Play (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Jim DeCarlo ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Maria Rodriguez; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews
Synopsis:
At the insistence of the school faculty, Betty, Veronica and Maria try to stop gossiping.

Doll Dance (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Colors:
Victor Gorelick
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Maria Rodriguez; Frankie Valdez; Jughead Jones
Synopsis:
Veronica and Betty give Maria a glamorous makeover so Frankie's attention won't drift at the dance. But the girls do their work too well.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits changed to reflect the credits printed in B&V Double Digest #226.

Where It's At (Table of Contents)

Betty And Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick ?
Colors:
Barry Grossman ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper
Synopsis:
Bored with the everyday sameness of Riverdale, Veronica wheedles an invitation from her father to fly with him on a business trip to Casablanca and takes Betty along.

["Make It A Happy Holiday"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Santa Claus

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the series of Archie Christmas Specials.

["It's Something Special"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Jughead With Archie Digest #30.

["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Checklist of titles eligible for the "Three Issues For $1.00" offer.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["The Hobby Show"]
    Betty And Veronica
  2. 1. Summer Stock
    Betty And Veronica
  3. 2. Speed Reading
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. ["Betty And Veronica Gag Bag"]
    Betty And Veronica
  5. 4. ["My Friend Just Dropped"]
    Dear Betty And Veronica
  6. 5. Triple Play
    Betty And Veronica
  7. 6. Doll Dance
    Betty And Veronica
  8. 7. Where It's At
    Betty And Veronica
  9. 8. ["Make It A Happy Holiday"]
  10. 9. ["It's Something Special"]
  11. 10. ["Here's Your Archie 3 For $1.00 Checklist"]
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